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Cybersecurity contest no big secret

Moorpark College was named as one of 12 regional sites to host the California Mayors Cyber Cup, a statewide cybersecurity contest for middle and high school students. Simultaneous regional competitions will create one virtual statewide event from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sat., Feb. 23. Statewide, the event expected to attract more than 200 teams and 1,200 students. Organizers say […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., Feb. 1: ComedySportz/ main stage/7 p.m. Sat., Feb. 2: Silent auction/G building/7 p.m. Tues., Feb. 5: Performing arts showcase/main stage/8:30 a.m. Wed., Feb. 6: Performing arts showcase/main stage/7:30 p.m. Thurs., Feb. 7: Parent drop-in/ media center/3 to 6 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Feb. 1: Second annual Soup-or-bowl/multipurpose room/7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Black History Month trivia game/lower […]

Adults can enrich their spirituality at University Series

13 parishes offer over 80 classes open to the entire community

NP The annual University Series will launch Thurs., March 7 and run through Lent to Fri., April 12 at parishes throughout Ventura and West Los Angeles counties. University Series is comprised of more than 80 one-night adult religious education classes. Classes meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12:15 p.m. Fridays. The 90-minute classes are for personal enrichment and […]

New book describes unlikely Holocaust hero

Author says a Jewish housewife influenced Himmler

The Conejo Jewish Academy will host author and holocaust historian Max Wallace at 8 p.m. Mon., Feb. 4 at the academy, 30347 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. Wallace will speak about his new book, “In The Name of Humanity: The Secret Deal to End the Holocaust.” History always assumed that SS head Heinrich Himmler stopped exterminating Jews at Auschwitz-Birkenau in November […]

Eagle Scout community service projects honored by City of Calabasas

Mayor David Shapiro and members of Calabasas City Council recognized six new Eagle Scouts from Boy Scout Troop 127 at the council’s Jan. 23 meeting. The Scouts live in Agoura, Calabasas, Westlake and Thousand Oaks areas. A summary of their Eagle projects: Chris Yalda restored native vegetation that was destroyed by the Old fire during June 2016. The project also […]

Reagan scholarships for Oak Park teens

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute is accepting applications for the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation Scholars Program, now in its 20th year. The scholarships are for Ventura County high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, character, communication skills, academic achievement and commitment to Ventura County. The program annually awards $50,000 in scholarships, which can be used for on-campus […]

At the library

The Agoura Hills Library will offer the following programs at 29901 Ladyface Court. Used book donations to the Book Cellar help fund these and other programs. For large collection pick-up, call (818) 584 7219. For more information about the listed events or to register, call (818) 889-2278. Fridays at 9:30 a.m., Music in Motion for Babies and Toddlers. For ages […]

Donations are rolling in

REPAIR AND REUSE—Above, Tom Brancato and his son Chris, both from Simi Valley, unload bicycles and wheelchairs they will give to the Wheels for Africa donation drive Jan. 19 at Westlake High School. Left, Tom Edson from Newbury Park, James Mancilla from Thousand Oaks, and Sally Kutcher of Newbury Park assist with the charity drive. The event collected used bicycles, […]


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